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bio website pitadeveloper.com
location Minnesota
age 39
visits member for 3 years, 10 months
seen May 13 at 20:53

Dec
21
comment Why are regular expressions so morbidly attractive?
+1 - A tiny cryptic thing, no less.
Dec
14
comment What's the “normal” range for typing speed for developers?
Egad - that website makes me want to stab myself in the eye.
Dec
10
comment How do you guys feel about organization specific frameworks?
"Frameworks need to evolve over time just as all software does." +1. Stagnating enterprise frameworks are the grandfathers of technical debt.
Dec
10
comment Is it getting harder to hire VB.NET developers?
I love this answer, as it really seems to reflect what I'm seeing. Thanks for your insight.
Dec
10
comment How do you guys feel about organization specific frameworks?
Is this "framework" replacing the JRE, or is it more domain oriented tools and objects?
Dec
7
comment Is it getting harder to hire VB.NET developers?
@chrisaycock - Well, yes, if I understand your question. .NET really only has the two "mainstream" flavors, so "any other language" would be C# here.
Nov
10
comment Is Linq having a mind-numbing effect on .NET programmers?
You should put a copyright on that last sentence. Well said, sir.
Nov
9
comment Just how bad is it not to Dispose() SqlConnections?
Scanning it more closely, most of this still seems relevant to me. Not sure why it's marked retired either.
Nov
9
comment Just how bad is it not to Dispose() SqlConnections?
Just wish I could find a version that didn't scream "this is retired content" at the top.
Nov
9
comment Just how bad is it not to Dispose() SqlConnections?
Excellent link. Thanks for that.
Nov
5
comment What would you think of a job based on mostly doing the proof of concept?
Are you hiring? If so, I'd be better at it than @Toby ;-)